TOKYO (TR) – Tokyo Metropolitan Police have arrested two men for excessive touting in a business district in Taito Ward, reports TV Asahi (Nov. 21).
On Tuesday night, officers apprehended Kazuyuki Osanai, 51, and a 36-year-old Chinese national for persistently calling out to pedestrians in the Ueno area. “In the mood for companionship from a lovely young lady?” they reportedly asked passersby.
According to police, the violations took place last month. Both suspects admit to the allegations.